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  • Tom Morello, Courtney Love, Jimmy Page & Many More Pay Tribute To Chris Cornell

    Thu, 18 May 2017 14:59:59

    Tom Morello, Courtney Love, Jimmy Page & Many More Pay Tribute To Chris Cornell -

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    • Chris Cornell - SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 04: Drummer Matt Cameron (L) and singer Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform on stage during the NFL Kickoff concert presented by Xbox before the Seattle Seahawks play the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
    • Chris Cornell - SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 04: Guitarist Kim Thayil (L) and Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform on stage during the NFL Kickoff concert presented by Xbox before the Seattle Seahawks play the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
    • Chris Cornell - SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 04: Drummer Matt Cameron (L) and singer Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform on stage during the NFL Kickoff concert presented by Xbox before the Seattle Seahawks play the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.

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    Family, friends, and music fans the world over have been shocked by the news of Chris Cornell’s untimely death in Detroit on Wednesday night.

    News of the Soundgarden frontman passing hit the world in the early hours of Thursday morning, and since then there has been an outpouring of support, condolence and celebration of a man who helped shape a sound and define a generation of rock music.

    Tributes from around the world have been spreading across the internet, most notably from friends and fellow artists, all of whom are sharing their experiences of the man, and their reaction to the terrible loss that is felt by his death.

    Read below for the thoughts and reflections offered from the peers of Chris Cornell, each speaking to the influence that he had on the world of music.






    Tom Morello:

    I love you, brother. Thank you for your friendship and your humor and your intellect and your singular and unmatched talent. It was a great honor to know you as a friend and as a band mate. I am devastated and deeply saddened that you are gone dear friend but your unbridled rock power, delicate haunting melodies and the memory of your smile are with us forever. Your beautiful voice and beautiful self will always be in my heart. God bless you and your family.

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    Courtney Love:

    Goodbye darling boy . Please say hi to all my loved ones . I cried for you today . Rip .

    A post shared by Courtney Love Cobain (@courtneylove) on


    Elton John:


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    Joe Perry:


    Slash:

    Shocked & saddened by the news of Chris Cornell's passing. RIP.

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    Jimmy Page:


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    Dave Navarro:


    Foster the People:

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    05.18.17



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